Canadian pharmacy students and interns unified for excellence, advocacy and academics in pharmacy.

Dalhousie University Jr. Representative

Chandni Sehgal

Dalhousie University Jr. Representative

Chandri Seghal

Dalhousie University, 2nd Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): BSc. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology

Hobbies & Interests: My current hobbies include, dancing, singing, yoga and running. I enjoy outdoor activities such as, kayaking, swimming and hiking. I love to volunteer my time to charitable organizations and health care initiatives, however my favorite past-time is spending time with my family.

Position Goals:

To get Dalhousie Pharmacy students more involved and aware of CAPSI, to help in organizing fun and interesting events for students to learn and collaborate, to address and attempt to resolve any concerns Dalhousie Pharmacy students may have.

Career Goals:

I’m always currently seeking research opportunities as I enjoy doing research and feel that this is an important aspect in the Pharmacy field. For the future, I am strongly interested in pursuing a career in hospital pharmacy.

Duties for Jr. Representative

  • To assist the Senior Representative in the execution of all local CAPSI duties.
  • To be an active member of the Undergraduate Pharmaceutical Society Council if so designated by that local constitution.
  • To set up and update the CAPSI Bulletin Board with materials received from the National Council and CAPSI members.
  • To organize and oversee two (2) CAPSI Symposia on topics proposed by the Vice President, Education and voted upon by CAPSI General Council.
  • To actively participate in all of CAPSI National and local activities, projects and initiatives.
  • Learn about the function and intricacies of CAPSI and the duties as Senior Representative the following year.
  • Participate as an active member of the National Council, offering feedback and input on any issues and discussions that arise.
  • Attend meetings and prepare and distribute reports at two Meetings: PDW and the VTC prior to the CPhA Conference. (Reports may be made throughout the year to inform the Executive and General Council as needed).